Meet Your Team in Education Technology

Simple, cost-effective, dependable education technology.

Experience Matters

With over 18 years of teamwork, K16 Solutions knows exactly what you need and what it takes to deliver innovative tech solutions and support to the educational community, because we’ve been there too. Working with both regionally and nationally accredited establishments, our proven track record spans across seven different institutions and 160 campuses, working with 20,000+ faculty and over 600,000 students.

We understand, firsthand, the changing needs of higher education institutions and have a real desire to provide support with simple but innovative academic technology. We truly are “educators serving educators.” Our mission and philosophy are more than just words; they represent our commitment to making education better on the global level in ways only we can.

Our Mission

To change the way the world learns with elegant education technology

Our Philosophy

Student Focused

We prioritize student success because we understand it is key to an institution's success.

Educator Focused

We simplify EdTech so educators can focus on their priority—teaching.

Employee Focused

We create a culture of collaboration, humility, accountability, and results.

Shareholder Focused

We're trustworthy stewards with a focus on long-term value & growth.

Our Founders

Dr. Thomas Waite founded K16 Solutions Inc. with long-time colleagues Mary Nisbet and Jordan Scheid who were frustrated by years of working with fragmented, dysfunctional LMS systems.

Thomas Waite. Ph.D.

President & Chief Executive Officer

Mary Nisbet

Chief Operating Officer

Jordan Scheid

Chief Technology Officer

The K16 Solutions Leadership Team

We’ve carefully assembled a team of the best academic entrepreneurs to create simple, cost-effective, dependable education software that solves the biggest LMS challenges institutions face. We’re pleased to introduce you to our exceptional team.

Donovan Carman


Brian Hickie

Chief Financial Officer

Steve Mildner

Chief Revenue Officer

Anna Nolan

Manager, Office of the CEO

Mary Ritter

Vice President, Human Resources

Jason Simmons

Vice President, Marketing

Sam Yaghoubi

Vice President, Implementation & Support

Meet Our Board of Directors

We are grateful to the experienced entrepreneurs and executives who serve on the K16 Solutions Board of Directors.

Meet the Board

Partnering with K16 Solutions

Our partners make a huge impact on accelerating the development of Scaffold solutions.

Learn About Partnerships

Careers at K16 Solutions

Our vision. Your expertise. Become part of our innovative team with great perks!

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